Georgia State Park Gift Cards Now Available (5/9/2014) Gift ideas include camping, cabins, boat tours and golf (ATLANTA) -- Searching for the perfect gift for an outdoor enthusiast? Georgia State Parks now offer gift cards that can be used for campsites, cabins, yurts, retail shops, picnic shelters, historic sites, boat rentals, golf and numerous other outdoor activities. Some popular sites to redeem the car... more
Lodge and Police Combine Forces (5/9/2014) Public Safety Day on June 7th On June 7, 2014, the City of Nelson will host the biggest event to come to town in many years. Nelson Police Department and E. W. Hightower Lodge #679 F & AM will join forces. They are co-sponsoring the first ever Public Safety Day. The event will begin at 11 AM and end at 3 PM.
During this event... more
Creative and Performing Arts Academy is offering the following Summer Camps:
Campers get to 'try-it' for many different art forms including violin, cello, acting, guitar, drums, vocal, art, piano and more during a fun filled camp the week of June 9th – 13th.
-Ages 5-8, 9:00a... more
Next Week is 'Paint the Town Purple' (5/7/2014) Preceding Relay for Life of Pickens County on May 17th Next week is the 'Paint the Town Purple' event preceding Relay for Life of Pickens County on May 17th. Merchants/Businesses will be decorating their stores purple (other colors as well that represent Cancers) for a chance to claim the 'purple' traveling trophy for the year. Voting will be held on Kn... more
HISTORY OF THE U.S. REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT PROGRAM: The U.S. has a proud history of admitting refugees of special humanitarian concern into the country. Following the admission of over 250,000 displaced Europeans in the wake of World War II, the first refugee legislation enacted by the U.S. Congress ... more
Does your Mom deserve a Mother's Day Makeover? (5/6/2014) Enter her in Coco's Cottage Makeover Contest by May 7th Coco's Cottage and local businesses want to give your Mother a big Surprise and pamper her for Mother's Day. Enter her in the Second Annual Mother's Day Makeover Contest by May 7th by telling a little bit about your Mom -- what makes her so incredible and why she deserves an extra special Mother's ... more
Marble Hill Entrepreneur Steve Moranos Earns Multiple Awards (5/6/2014) Allstate agency owner recognized for outstanding customer service and sales success As a business leader and involved citizen in the Marble Hill and Big Canoe area, Allstate agency owner Steve Moranos has received a number of awards and designations for his work and service to customers. He has owned his agency in Marble Hill since 2007.
Moranos received the Agency of the Year a... more
Help people affected by disaster like the recent tornadoes, storms and countless other crises.
Your Gift Can Help Provide:
Food & Shelter
Thank you for your generosity. Your gift will support American Red Cross Disaster Relief, helping people affected ... more
Four Legged Love From Blossom (5/5/2014) Two-year-old, domestic short hair mix female cat If you are looking for a loyal and fun companion, a buddy for one of your pets, someone to talk to, take rides with, or hold in your lap, please consider the following pet who needs a forever home to fill with laughter and love:
Hello, I am Blossom a beautiful black and tan lady. I and ... more
Four Legged Love From Johnny D (5/5/2014) 9-month-old, male Cattle Dog Mix ADOPTED If you are looking for a loyal and fun companion, a buddy for one of your pets, someone to talk to, take rides with, or hold in your lap, please consider the following pet who needs a forever home to fill with laughter and love:
Hi, I am Johnny D (for Johnny Depp). Like my namesake I giv... more
Good Samaritan facility upgrade construction underway (5/5/2014) Fundraising goal key to completion Construction of the much needed replacement facilities at the Good Samaritan Health and Wellness Center in Jasper is well underway. The foundation slab and outside wall framing was completed April 26 for phase one of the three-phase project that will eventually do away with the overused modular unit... more
Jasper, Georgia in Pickens County in the North Georgia Mountains Blaine, Hinton, Jasper, Ludville, Marble Hill, Nelson, Talking Rock & Tate GA
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